POSTED: Friday, December 21, 2012 - 1:15pm
UPDATED: Friday, December 21, 2012 - 1:19pm
ST. AMANT, LA (NBC33) — Two teens have been arrested for allegedly committing vehicle burglaries in St. Amant.
The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that two suspects have been taken into custody for the burglaries, which occurred on Ash Lane on Dec. 19 at around 9:30 p.m.
One of the homeowners reportedly caught one of the suspects, Brent Duet, Jr., 18, at the scene. The victim of the theft managed to keep Duet detained until deputies arrived.
A second suspect, however, managed to escape. Marshall Bourgeois, Jr., 18, was later identified as the second suspect.
All of the stolen property was recovered.
Both Duet and Bourgeois were booked into the Ascension Parish Jail for two counts of Vehicle Burglary.